Assignments/Projects for GMU:Introduction to Electronics - Summer Semester 2015.

By Shalika Hanum.


FINAL PROJECT : BATTERY OPERATED DIY HEART SURGERY

I. Installation Overview

a. Surgery Table

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b. LEDs and Sounds (With Video)

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c. Hidden Circuit HEART006.jpg

II. Building the Installation

Materials & equipments used for the installation are as folows:

  • 20 LEDs with soldered resistors and cables
  • Three 555 timers
  • Speakers, breadboards, and other electronic parts.
  • Mason jars/ round glass jars
  • Glass Bottles with fake medical labels
  • Cheese platter (metal/conductive)
  • Small steel bowl (metal/conductive)
  • Knives, scissors, tools resembling surgery equipments (metal/conductive)
  • Cotton balls (conductive when wet)
  • Heart drawing
  • White box
  • 30-40 white origami flowers, see folding tutorial video here: Origami Lily

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ASSIGNMENT I : THE SQUEAKY FRUIT SALAD

I. Design Notes & Sketches

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II. Electronic Connection/Circuit

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Fruit003.jpg Image credit: Darsha Hewitt

ASSIGNMENT II : THE JUMBO HOURGLASS SWITCH

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